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Please complete this application and click the "Submit" button below. A confirmation page will present the information back to you, including the total monthly price. If you need to make a change, click the Back button on your browser, resubmit, and we will use only your correction.

We will process your application as quickly as possible and notify you via email when your account has been created.

You are responsible for making sure the service works with your system configuration by using the test account. The test account server is 'news.altopia.com' with a username of 'testnntp' and a password of 'altnet1'. This test account provides access to the 'altnet' and 'news' hierarchies only.


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Customer Agreement

Please read carefully and if you agree, type your name below.

I affirm that I am at least 18 years of age and that I will be the sole user of this account. I understand that Altopia Corporation will attempt to provide quality service and that this service is not guaranteed. I understand that the transfer speed for data to or from Altopia Corporation servers is not guaranteed. I understand that the Internet may contain information which violates copyright protections or may be considered illegal in various localities or improper for certain ages and that as a value-added common carrier, Altopia Corporation is not responsible for detection and removal of such information. I understand that Altopia Corporation may terminate my account for any reason at any time. I understand that I am not to use my account for unsolicited advertising purposes and that if I choose to do so, Altopia Corporation may terminate my account, cancel my advertising, and charge me $10 per complaint received by the administrators of Altopia Corporation resulting from my unsolicited advertising. I understand that I am not to use Altopia Corporation services to cancel posts made by someone else. I understand that I am not to use Altopia Corporation services for the commission of illegal acts and that I will lose my access if I choose to do so. I understand that Altopia Corporation will not knowingly be an accomplice in the commission of illegal acts. I understand that any use of Altopia Corporation services which violate State or Federal laws which apply to Altopia Corporation, will be eradicated upon notice of the offense.

I have read and agree to abide by all of the terms of the Online Services Agreement at https://www.altopia.com/detailedterms.html.

I have read and agree to abide by all of the policies specified under https://www.altopia.com/policy.html.

In the event I voluntarily terminate my account with Altopia Corporation, I understand that I will not be entitled to a refund of all or any portion of my fees, with the exception of the terms of the "Risk Free Guarantee". I understand that Altopia Corporation's mail address is 1700 7th Ave Ste 116 #300, Seattle, WA, USA 98101-1323. I understand that I can request these policies or other service information be emailed to me by contacting support@altopia.com.

I, , affirm that I have read and agree to the above terms and that all of the information I have provided on this form is correct.